By Chris Parsons
LONDON — The KHSAA Region 11 Archery meet was held Thursday at London’s Bush Elementary School and the host team made the best of it.
South Laurel came away with first place in the team competition, besting second-place Corbin by 46 points, 3,290 to 3,244.
If taking first place in the team division wasn’t enough, the Cardinals swept first and second place in the boys’ individual competition as well.
South Laurel’s Dylan Martin scored a 292, which was good enough for first place, while Matt Arthur’s 287 secured second place.
Corbin’s Jeremy Elliott nabbed third place with a 284, while Morgan Johnson’s 284 gave the Cardinals’ three of the top five finishes overall. Clay County’s Josh Jackson finished fifth.
On the girls’ side of things, Clay County’s Devin Breedlove took home first place with a 278.
A pair of Corbin Lady Redhounds finished second and third as Brittany Elliott scored a 276 and Kate Anderson finished with a 275 for third. Whitney Rice grabbed fourth place with a 275, while Jackson County’s Caitlin McQueen finished fifth with a 271.
All of the above-listed finishers qualify for the state tournament, which will be held March 18-19 at the Kentucky International Convention Center.
By Chris Parsons
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Second Time Around
When all is said and done after the 2014 high school soccer season, a lot of teams will measure their success by wins and losses.
THE WAY IT IS: The times, they are a changing
The times, they are a changing — especially in the Tri-County high school sports scene.
The Tri-County Sports Authority youth football league, which usually fields in the neighborhood of 200 players, is about to get a little more crowded this season.
THE WAY IT IS: Football is in the air in the Tri-County
These cool summer days are reminding me of the cool football Friday nights of September and October, and with that said, these cooler temperatures have me in the mood of writing about things to come for our local football teams in the Tri-County.
It’s never too early to talk about what games will be the big ones for the Tri-County high school football fans to watch this upcoming season. I’ve tried to narrow my list down to 10 games, but honestly, it really wasn’t easy to do — but I did manage to do it.
Let’s just say things should be very entertaining, and interesting, for you the fan this season.
Corbin names Philpot head baseball coach
With just a little over two weeks passed since Rob Ledington announced his resignation as head coach of the Corbin Redhounds’ baseball team, Corbin School officials announced their choice his replacement.
So Far, So Good: North Laurel Coach Chris Larkey pleased with the way his team is looking
By Les Dixon
NORTH LAUREL — Chris Larkey’s North Laurel Jaguar football team is coming off one of its best seasons in program history with hopes of continuing its winning ways this fall.
The Next Step: Jerry Herron's Williamsburg Yellow Jackets have high hopes of winning a state title
By Chris Parsons
WILLIAMSBURG — The Williamsburg Yellow Jackets came one win away from bringing home the program’s first ever state championship last season, but a 42-0 loss to Mayfield meant a state title wasn’t in the cards.
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